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6:23 PM EDT on July 24, 2016 (GMT -0400)
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Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 90 ft 38.91 °N, 77.01 °W | Updated 15 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
95.5 °F
Feels Like 102 °F
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4.0
Wind Variable Wind from SE
Gusts 9.0 mph

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--% Chance of Precip.
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5000 ft
Few 8000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 102 °F
Dew Point 69 °F
Humidity 43%
Rainfall Not available.
Snow Depth Not available.
6:02 AM 8:26 PM
Waning Gibbous, 72% visible
METAR KDCA 242152Z 17009KT 10SM FEW050 FEW080 BKN250 35/21 A2994 RMK AO2 SLP139 T03500211
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5000 ft
Few 8000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 102 °F
Dew Point 69 °F
Humidity 43%
Rainfall Not available.
Snow Depth Not available.
6:02 AM 8:26 PM
Waning Gibbous, 72% visible
METAR KDCA 242152Z 17009KT 10SM FEW050 FEW080 BKN250 35/21 A2994 RMK AO2 SLP139 T03500211

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 2:42 PM EDT Jul. 24, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory in effect from noon to 8 PM EDT Monday...

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has
issued a heat advisory... which is in effect from noon to 8 PM EDT
Monday.

* Heat index values... up to 109 degrees due to temperatures in
the mid 90s to around 100... and dewpoints in the lower 70s.

* Impacts... risk of heat-related illness for those without air-
conditioning or those outdoors for an extended period.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of high temperatures is
expected. The combination of high temperatures and high humidity
will create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible.

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water.

To reduce risk during outdoor work, the occupational safety and
health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks
in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by
heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke
is an emergency - call 911.